Destiny Diary, Issue 3: ‘House of Wolves’ News, Updates, and Xur

Destiny Diary, Issue 3: ‘House of Wolves’ News, Updates, and Xur

So today is Friday, and I've come to the conclusion that this is a much better day to publish Destiny Diary, as it's both the day that Xur arrives in the Tower, as well as the day after Bungie's usual weekly update post. … [Read more...]

Samsung Reportedly Shipping Galaxy S6 with Microsoft Apps

Samsung Reportedly Shipping Galaxy S6 with Microsoft Apps

More details about the next Samsung flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S6, have trickled onto the web, this time courtesy of a post on SamMobile. Apparently in addition to removing the metric ton of bloatware that typically … [Read more...]

Mattel and Google Team Up on New VR View-Master

Mattel and Google Team Up on New VR View-Master

Google is partnering with major toy maker Mattel to reinvent the View-Master for a new generation – and to continue supporting the Google Cardboard virtual reality platform. According to a post on CNET today, the two … [Read more...]

Yet More Sources Confirm the Apple Car

Yet More Sources Confirm the Apple Car

I’ll preface this post by saying I'm still having trouble buying this – but the growing pile of reports citing allegedly reliable sources means that I won’t be able to do this for long. So here we are: another report … [Read more...]

Microsoft Reportedly Acquires Surface Pen Maker N-Trig

Microsoft Reportedly Acquires Surface Pen Maker N-Trig

It seems as if Microsoft is doubling down on its stylus for the future of the Surface line, as reports out of Israel say that it’s acquired N-trig, the maker of the Surface Pen. If the report is accurate, Microsoft has … [Read more...]

Apple Makes Ethics Improvements to its Supply Chain

Apple Makes Ethics Improvements to its Supply Chain

Whether in reaction to the BBC’s recent hit piece or not, Apple today released information about ethical changes they’re making to their supply chain. The upshot: they will no longer allow factories to engage in “bonded … [Read more...]

Even Apple Haters Love Apple Stock

Even Apple Haters Love Apple Stock

Yesterday, Apple became the first U.S. company to close with a market capitalization above $700 billion (currently sitting at $711 billion), Tim Cook credited its success to its ability to sell pricey products to Chinese … [Read more...]

Google is Developing Apple Pay Rival Called “Plaso”

Google is Developing Apple Pay Rival Called “Plaso”

New reports have hit today, revealing that Google is cooking up a competitor to the popular Apple Pay feature for users of Android devices. Called “Plaso,” the new system will apparently allow users to pay for items … [Read more...]

Galaxy S6 to Feature Metal Bodies, Double Edge Displays

Galaxy S6 to Feature Metal Bodies, Double Edge Displays

At this point, it seems like something of an open secret that Samsung’s next flagship handset, the Galaxy S6, will feature an “Edge” variant, where the display tapers down to provide a new kind of user interface. … [Read more...]

Samsung Revises Smart TV Privacy Policy

Samsung Revises Smart TV Privacy Policy

The other day, news hit that Samsung’s Smart TV line might be listening to your conversations to make its voice command functions work. People started getting upset over the wording of the device line’s privacy policy, … [Read more...]

Flipboard Launches a New Website

Flipboard Launches a New Website

Fans of Flipboard, a mobile-specific social reader, might be surprised to learn that the company unveiled its new website today – surprised, either because Flipboard was launching a website when its mobile app had worked … [Read more...]

Maybe Apple is Making a Car After All…?

Maybe Apple is Making a Car After All…?

When we first heard about the mysterious Apple-leased vans driving around California with camera-like apparatuses mounted to their roofs last week, I pushed aside the idea that it was anything other than an effort to up … [Read more...]